Monthly Archives: January 2014

‘Let’s talk business’, says Mike

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, is inviting anyone involved in business locally to meet his colleague the Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, Secretary of State for Justice. At the forum, which is free, businesses … Continue reading

Mike Calls on Residents to Back Charity Run

Mike is calling on local residents to help the Alzheimer’s Society raise money by signing up as an Alzheimer’s runner in a 10k run. The Bupa London 10,000 is an annual charity run that started in 2008. The race passes … Continue reading

Mike Recognised by Beer Industry in Parliament

Mike has received the Parliamentary Beer Champion Award, for his working in helping to secure last year’s historic cut in beer duty in the Budget. Mike was presented with the new ‘Beer Champion’ award, which included a truly unique new … Continue reading

Mike Encourages Budding Local Musicians to Enter Music Competition

Following the launch of Rock the House 2014 last year, Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade and founder of Rock the House, is encouraging his constituents to take part in the competition. Rock the House, … Continue reading

Mike Slams Greggs Closure

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has condemned the closure of Greggs in his Hove constituency. Mike has written to the Chief Executive of Greggs, Roger Whiteside, to call on the company to strongly reconsider … Continue reading

Action on Leprosy is a Must

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has added his signature to Early Day Motion (EDM) 929 (World Leprosy Day) that acknowledges 26th January as World Leprosy Day. Mike has signed EDM 929, which draws attention … Continue reading

Mike signs Holocaust Memorial Day Book of Commitment

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment in the House of Commons. The Book honours those who died during the Holocaust as well as honouring the extraordinary … Continue reading

Mike Backs Fire Services Flood Role

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has backed an Early Day Motion (EDM) in Parliament that calls on the Government to extend the duty of the Fire Service in flood situations. EDM 952 (Flooding and … Continue reading

Mike Champions Intellectual Property in Parliament

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, and Intellectual Property Adviser to the Prime Minister, has delivered a speech in the Chamber of the House of Commons to raise awareness of Intellectual Property. During the Second … Continue reading

Mike Talks to Politics Students at BHASVIC

Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, has visited Brighton Hove & Sussex Sixth Form College (BHASVIC ) to talk to students about politics and give them the opportunity to ask any questions that they have … Continue reading